Production Scheduler in Elmsford, NY at PointOne Recruiting Solutions

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

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Job Description

Category: Manufacturing & EngineeringJob Location: Elmsford, NY

Ready for a new challenge, and motivated to make an impact working for a leading company? If you want to grow your career and fill an important position, then you could be what our client is looking for in their Production Scheduler. This role will maintain and support production through weekly scheduling activities, subsequent releases of jobs to the shop floor along with daily maintenance of current jobs to provide a targeted supply of finished goods that effectively supports and satisfies customer demand. Great opportunity with a respected and stable company that offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.  If this is for you or someone you know, please forward a current resume to tim@pointonerecruiting.com

Job Responsibilities

Develop and publish feasible and optimal production schedules for manufactured items based on equipment, labor and raw material availability, including multi-level BOMs.

Knowledge of managing VMI process including overseas shipments.

Adjust production schedule as needed to satisfy customer orders, stock levels and custom rush orders as directed by Planning.

Work with manufacturing team members to create a schedule that supports overall department efficiencies.

Team with planning to maintain cross department communication.

Participate in physical inventory activities.

Responsible for all aspects of trial kitting, open jobs and schedule maintenance.

Manage batch MRP planning to insure materials needs are accurately represented.

Ensure accurate records are kept for work orders, shop calendars and scheduling parameters.

Lead daily scheduling meetings.

Support company policies and procedures, goals and objectives and current good manufacturing practices (cGMP’s).

Qualifications and Experience

Minimum of 2 years scheduling experience in a batching and filling, high mix/low to medium volume, Make-to-Order and Make-to-Stock manufacturing environment is required- operations experience is preferred.

Ability to manage complex projects, resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple priorities and proven ability to work well under pressure while meeting deadlines in a dynamic manufacturing environment is required.

Advanced computer proficiency with MS Office Suite and ERP systems to generate production schedules, including experience with implementing new ERP functionality.  Syspro ERP experience a plus.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and proven ability to build effective working relationships with employees at all levels of the organizations is essential.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate at the appropriate level of abstraction within organization.

Proven problem-solving skills with the ability and drive to proactively seek alternative solutions.

Successful candidate will possess strong detail orientation, eye for accuracy and excellent follow-up skills.